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[Tomato Dirt #270] Why LED grow lights make a great gift for gardeners
December 01, 2022
Tomato Dirt Newsletter
Trowel … garden tote … hand shears … 5-tine rake … soil scoop … garden pruner … bulb planter … weeder … transplanter …
Santa’s got all the tools for beginner and experienced gardeners …
… with a little help from our friends at Burpee.
Their products are made with durable stainless steel and oak handles – and come with a 10-year guarantee. They’re strong and lasting to make your toughest tasks easier.
And since Burpee has been around for more than 140 years, they’re able to answer your gardening questions, too.
Help Santa find the garden tools for the gardener on your list.
The “LED” acronym is short for Light Emitting Diode. In layman’s terms, that means an LED is a device that converts electricity directly into light.
LEDs are becoming a preferred grow light among home gardeners because they are so efficient.
When you understand what plants need from grow lights and how LEDs work, you can see why LED grow lights are a good choice for growing tomato seedlings and plants indoors for the gardeners in your life...(Keep reading)
You’ll be able to diagnose pest and disease problems using step by step priceless information, illustrated with 260 full color photos.
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Get more tips for growing tomatoes on our Tomato Growing Tips Pinterest board.
It’s easy to start and grow tomatoes and veggies inside with grow lights. Grow lights come in all shapes and sizes: modular, mobile, tabletop, and freestanding units.
Our friends at Gardener’s Supply offer all kinds of grow light systems and the gear you need to grow healthy indoor seedings and plants, including light stands and grow light systems, grow light bulbs, plant trays, seed starter kits…
They’ve also got plenty of useful advice about starting and growing plants indoors: how to start seeds … making your own seed starting pots … choosing seed starting mix … even tips for thinning seedlings.
Check out different grow light options here. And get ready for a fantastic garden this coming season.
|Tomato Grow Lights Explained
|How to Choose a Grow Light System
|Tomato Grow Lights: FAQs
|How to Grow Indoor Tomatoes
That’s it for now. More next time.
Until then, happy gardening!